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spinet

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishspinetspi‧net /spɪˈnet $ ˈspɪnɪt/ noun [countable]  1 a musical instrument of the 16th and 17th centuries, which is played like a piano2 American English a small upright piano
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spinetSmall vertical pianos, especially the compact but musically compromised spinet, now constitute a negligible portion of the piano business.Piano students work on nine sturdy spinets in the Sherman auditorium.
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